We have scoured the web for our favorite posts and articles about all things data storage from industry news highlights to interesting insights, and now we’re bringing them right to you. So, what are we reading this week?

This week’s top articles come from a variety of sources: Tech.Co, Data Storage Today, CIO Insight and more.

1. Perennial Issues Faced by IT Leaders

From: CIO Insight

Today's CIO serves as a perfect example on the study of balance. On one scale stands vendor management, legacy systems, cloud and utility services and the art and science of keeping the IT machine oiled and in top running form. On the other scale stands...”

2. Tiering Data Storage for Cost Savings and Accessibility

From InfoStor

Most enterprise-level storage systems tier primary workloads to optimize performance and capacity across their flash and disk tiers. However, there is a whole world of storage tiering that takes data from the moment of its creation to the end of its lifecycle. First let’s look at the basic taxonomy of storage tiering from primary to cold…”